A couple of days ago Bre Pettis was featured on the Steven Colbert report. It was an amazing event. Bre Pettis and Makerbot continue to become more than just “Geek Star” famous. THE best part of the show happens at the 4:39 mark!
Steven Colbert: “How you going to make your money? Just Like. Just like copiers, you’re going to get us on the toner. Aren’t you?”
Bre Pettis: “We’ll resist that temptation!”
How many other 3D printing companies can say that? What about inkjet companies?
If 3D printing is truly going to change the world, then charging 10X or 30X or 50X for supplies is not going to make this happen…